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Jazz Musician Cheatham Dies

Jazz trombonist JIMMY CHEATHAM has died after a long battle with ill health. He was 82. Cheatham died of heart-related problems in La Jolla, California...

Jazz Legend Klein Dies

Austrian-born jazz trumpeter OSCAR KLEIN died in Germany yesterday (12DEC06). He was 76. Klein and his Jewish family fled their homeland when Nazi Germany took...

Jazz Legend Illinois Jacquet Dies

Legendary jazz saxophonist ILLINOIS JACQUET has died at his New York home at the age of 81. According to Jacquet's longtime friend DAN FRANK,...

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